Arlington has a general population of 189,453 and an overall student population of 4,947. Approximately 3,480 of Arlington's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
Marymount University is the largest elementary education school in Arlington, based on student population. Approximately 46 students graduated in 2010 from Marymount University with credentials in elementary education.
In 2010, 46 students graduated with an elementary education degree in Arlington. If you decide to attend a elementary education school in Arlington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,620.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for elementary education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,745 per year, on average, for room and board at Arlington-based elementary education schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,070.
If you decide to work as an elementary educator in Arlington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 elementary educators in Virginia were working in the greater Arlington area. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 23% in Arlington. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Arlington is $66,610 per year, which is higher than the average for elementary educators state-wide.